Maria Summers, CHAMPS GPO; Myra Knouff, CHAMPS GPO; Rob Burkhart, US Foods; Tess Sutter, US Foods
As part of the ongoing Partner Relationship Series between CHAMPS Group Purchasing and US Foods, Maria Summers, webcast host and director of CHAMPS Group Purchasing, sits down with Myra Knouff, Rob Burkhart and Tess Sutter to discuss menu planning and business value-adds.
Myra Knouff is the national account manager of senior living facilities for CHAMPS Group Purchasing. Since 2014, Tess Sutter has been responsible for execution and implementation of menu solutions at US Foods as the manager of menu solutions. Rob Burkhart, V.P. of Healthcare at US Foods, brings 31 years of food service and pharmacy distribution, as well as group purchasing operations experience, to the conversation. Rob and his team have recently launched the US Foods VITALS program focused on helping customers drive positive results in the areas of labor staffing, patient and resident satisfaction, cost management and retail performance.